Monthly Archives: December 2018

Heal the waters of the world

I've just returned from a rainy hike in the forest near my home. During the Pacific Northwest winter, if you don't occasionally hike in the rain, you won't get out much. I actually like the quiet on the trails when its gray and wet outside--seems to go with my quieter mood in the post-Christmas winter.…
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Obligation vs Choice

I had a brief texting frenzy with my son, re: his upcoming college graduation. He had already stated he didn’t want to “walk,” and I had stated, fine, and I’d like to celebrate this achievement, ten challenging years in the making. I proposed a reception for family and his pals on the day of his…
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